Tenuous synonyms

tĕn'yo͝o-əs

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Not solid or firm; weak or flimsy
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Pleasing to the senses, especially in a subtle way:
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The definition of dubious is something that is unlikely to be true.
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Easily broken or destroyed, and thus often of subtle or intricate structure.
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Scarce; not close, crowded, or numerous; not filling the space.
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The definition of slim is someone or something slender, thin or small in amount.
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Very sharp; keen:
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Barely sufficient; close:
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The definition of gossamer is light, thin and filmy.
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Weakened; diluted.
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Of or like the ether, or upper regions of space
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The definition of flimsy is something which is lacking in strength or thin and easily broken.
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Having little or no meaning.
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Excellent; extraordinary:
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Operating in a hidden, usually injurious way; insidious:
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Slight; indistinct; not prominent
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Sizable; considerable:
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Persuasive, effective, and cogent:
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Having good substance; strong; stout; solid; firm; as, substantial cloth; a substantial fence or wall.
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Having component parts in a close, crowded state or arrangement; dense:
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Not likely to change or be affected adversely; lasting; enduring
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Having or expressing a meaning:
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Not solid or heavy; flimsy; light
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Small, weak, or gentle; not decidedly marked; not forcible; inconsiderable; unimportant; insignificant; not severe.
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